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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (HONS) ACTUARIAL STUDIES

KPT/JPS (N/462/6/0010) (MQA/PA7557) 12/20

Offered by the Taylor's Business School, the Actuarial Studies programme is the extensive study of mathematics, probability, statistics, finance and economics. The programme provides learning opportunities beyond the classroom.

Accreditation and/or Exemptions: The programme has been accredited by Society of Actuaries (SOA).

Flexible Learning: Students also have the option to transfer to another Taylor's Business programme during their course. Credits gained during their enrolment in Actuarial Studies will be credited to their new programme. Students will be able to take electives from other business programmes as well.

Long Internship: Offered in the third year of the 4-year programme, students have the opportunity to broaden their knowledge and gain industry exposure that will help them excel in their final year of studies.

Internship with Renowned Companies: Students have the opportunity to apply classroom lessons and gain industry experience from top companies.

INTAKES: MARCH, AUGUST

3 or 4-year

programme

Professional

exemptions

Internship

opportunities

REQUIREMENTS

PREREQUISITES

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Taylor’s Business Foundation (TBF)

Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Taylor’s Foundation in Arts (FIA)

Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Taylor's Diploma in Business (DIB)

Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)

Min. CC with CGPA 2.00

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)

Pass with min. 5Bs

South Australian Matriculation (SAM) / SACE International

Min. ATAR 60

Canadian Pre-University (CPU)

Min. average of 60% in 6 subjects

International Baccalaureate (IB)

Min. 24 from 6 subjects

Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY)

Min. 255 / 400

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

Programme Structure

The programme transforms students into skilled analytical problem solvers who are trained to calculate and manage financial risk for businesses. Beyond providing a comprehensive programme, we further enrich the educational experience through various learning opportunities to help students get the most out of their studies.

This programme is compatible with the new Taylor's Curriculum Framework that allows students to mix & match study modules.

Click here to find out more about the Taylor's Curriculum Framework.

PRIMARY MAJOR

This component consists of Common Core subjects, which are common modules across a discipline that provides the fundamental knowledge of the discipline.

 

Common Core

 

*Student are required to take the modules in order to obtain exemptions from the Society of Actuaries (SOA),US and Canada.

**All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

UNIVERSITY CORE

The Ministry of Education (MOE) requires all students to take Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU) (i.e. General Studies) which is categorised under U1, U2, U3 and U4 within the duration of their studies. U1 modules are prescribed by MOE whereas U2, U3 and U4 modules are from a list of University Core Modules (UCM) prescribed as per the Programme Guide. 

 

  • MPU (U1a)
  • MPU (U1b)
  • MPU (U2) or Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • MPU (U3)
  • MPU (U4)

 

*All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

COMPLEMENTARY STUDIES

The Complementary Studies component provides student the flexibility to study modules in a related or unrelated field from the same or different school to complement the Primary Major. It may be completed in a form of free electives, an extension, minors or a second major that typically requires at least one (1) semester of student learning time.

Click here to see a full list of all available Complementary Studies Components.

 

Electives

 

*Students are required to take the modules in order to obtain exemptions from the Society of Actuaries (SOA),US and Canada.

**All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

Future Careers

When you’ve successfully completed this programme, you could embark on any of these exciting careers, including:

FEES & SCHOLARSHIPS

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Actuarial Studies (3 years)

Approximate Total Fees
(Local Students):

RM 83,400

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Actuarial Studies (4 years)

Approximate Total Fees
(Local Students):

RM 90,240

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Actuarial Studies (3 years)

Approximate Total Fees
(International Students):

USD 28,677

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Actuarial Studies (4 years)

Approximate Total Fees
(International Students):

USD 31,288

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* Fees will be reviewed annually. For the avoidance of doubt, Taylor’s reserves the right to revise the fee payable for any given semester.

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